Licensee may act as an agent for a county mutual insurance company, on receipt of certification from the county mutual company.
|Number of Licenses as of 8/31/16||4,539|
|Exam Requirement||Yes / TDI approved exam administered by a county mutual company|
|Exam Exemptions||Expired for more than 90 days but less than one year or CPCU designation.|
|Exam Series & Fee||N/A|
|Continuing Education||10 hours/2 years, of which 2 hours must be Ethics. 50% of the hours must be classroom or classroom equivalent.|
|Prerequisite / Training||Complete five (5) hours of training offered by appointing company|
|Statutory Authority||TIC § 4051.201|
Continuing Education Requirements for RenewalFor all licenses issued or renewing on and after November 1, 2015, completion of the 10 hours of CE is required for a licensee to renew his or her license. If a licensee does not complete the 10 hours of CE before the expiration date of the license, the licensee will have 90 days to complete the deficient number of hours and pay a fine of $50 per deficient hour. If these two conditions are not met within 90 days of the license expiring, the license will be inactivated, and the licensee will have to apply for a new license. A new license will not be granted until the deficient CE hours are completed and the fine is paid. In order to ensure that there is no delay in renewing a license, license holders are encouraged to complete CE hours at least 30 days before the license expires to allow time for the CE provider to report the successful completion of the course(s) to TDI.
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Last updated: 10/11/2016